Cost: £75 per 8 participants, per hour.

For 1 star qualifications: £110 per 8 participants, per hour. Maximum group size of 16.

Maximum 48 participants (please contact the Centre if you have larger numbers)

  • Watersports experience with an instructor
  • In craft appropriate to the weather conditions
  • Crafts can include Kiwis, Kayaks, Bellboats, Canadian canoes, Funboat sailing, Raft building
  • For enquires and to book please contact wimbledonpark@merton.gov.uk

Whether it be a fun taster session, team building or to gain a National Governing Body qualification we have can create a bespoke session for you.

A gentle way of learning the basics of paddling in a range of crafts.

Can include Kiwis, Kayaks, Bellboats, Canadian canoes and Raft building ( basic Funboat sailing).

School and Group Bookings Terms and Conditions

Times we offer (minimum participants apply)

  • Weekday bookings - from 9am and must end by 4.30pm
  • Day bookings – booking that is more than 3 hours on the same day (start after 9am – end by 5pm)
  • Evening bookings -  from 4.30pm and must end by 8.30pm (not Fridays)
  • Weekend bookings -  from 10pm – 1pm (Sundays very limited)

Pre requisites

  • Minimum age for this course is 8 years old

What to bring

  • Weather appropriate clothing and footwear
  • Full change of clothes

Where to go

Wimbledon Park Watersports Centre
Home Park Road
Wimbledon
SW19 7HX

We recommend using public transport to get here.

Driving

Sat nav post code SW18 5NW takes you to McCluskey's newsagents, on the corner of Revelstoke Road and Elsenham Street, just outside the park.

There is a small pay-and-display car park by Revelstoke Road, but it is often full.

Free car parking is also available at the Wimbledon Park Road entrance (sat nav SW19 6PE). It is a slightly longer walk across the grass to the Watersports Centre.

For more details email wimbledonpark@merton.gov.uk

During the Wimbledon Tennis Championships there is no vehicle access to Wimbledon Park for dropping off and collecting. These parking restrictions may be enforced before the start and after the end date of the championships. Please check the All England Lawn Tennis website for specific traffic restrictions.